Our Hometown

We're in 67 countries around the world, and it all comes back to our roots.

Founded in Wilmington and drawing most of our donors, supporters and volunteers from Wilmington,
Full Belly is working with our local community to make a global impact!



Local high schoolers, college students and retired folks alike all come together under the Full Belly roof to solve problems with simple and effective solutions!


  • UNCW International Affairs Office
  • UNCW Anthropology Office
  • Cape Fear Community College
  • New Hanover High School-
    Honors Service Learning Program 
  • Laney High School- STEM Program
  • Hoggard BETA Club -LEARN MORE!


    • Volunteer Saturdays! Every Saturday from 9-12, come in and volunteer in the shop with Jock. 
    • Office volunteering! Contact us (info@thefullbellyproject.org) to work with Amanda on fundraising, event planning, nonprofit management and more administrative duties! 
  • FULL BELLY FEAST 2018 - Saturday, March 24th from 7-10 PM *Learn More*


Full Belly is surrounded by supportive businesses! If you're interested in partnering with Full Belly for fundraising fun, email or call today!


  • Flytrap Brewing
  • Folk's Cafe
  • Keller Williams Reality Wilmington NC
  • Tidal Creek
  • Clean Eatz Corporate
  • Luna Cafe 
  • Old Books on Front Street


Regardless of age, experience, education or coffee order, our volunteers are the key to our success. We love our volunteers! 


If you're unable to donate or volunteer, cheer FBP on by following, liking, and sharing our posts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!



Donations give Full Belly the opportunity to keep inventing, redesigning, and distributing devices that truly change lives around the world.

VOlunteers in the news

Read about Mina, who volunteered with Full Belly through New Hanover High School, and was just awarded the YWCA Women of Achievement Young Leader Award!

"New Hanover High’s Yakubu helped peers through activities"

Learn more about the Batish Family, and their experience in Tanzania for Full Belly during the summer of 2017!

"Leland Family serves as unofficial ambassadors for Tanzania"

Get the inside scoop on Randy Shackleford's story and his trips abroad through Full Belly! 

"NCBA CLUSA Farmer-to-Farmer Volunteer of the Year returns to Zambia to scale-up simple, innovative agriculture solutions"

Interested in volunteering? Let us know below!

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